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Main Entrance to Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Oakley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9059 / 51°54'21"N

Longitude: -2.0477 / 2°2'51"W

OS Eastings: 396816

OS Northings: 223042

OS Grid: SO968230

Mapcode National: GBR 2M5.K3R

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.GCB8

Plus Code: 9C3VWX42+9W

Entry Name: Main Entrance to Cemetery

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386766

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474165

Location: Oakley, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Oakley

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


630-1/2/213 Main entrance to Cemetery


Walls, piers, gates and railings. c1864 by WH Knight. Quadrant
walls in rough-faced ashlar. Panels of iron railings with leaf
enrichment at intervals. End piers and central taller gate
piers with drum-capping. Enriched iron double gates and
further pedestrian gate at left leading to Lodge (qv). Gateway
approx 70m in length.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the competition for the cemetery was won by
Knight in 1862.

Listing NGR: SO9681623042

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